Practical security in web applications – build them right
In this talk held at International PHP Conference in June 2019, Chris Holland takes an in-depth look at effective methods for identifying & avoiding the most common and devastating security pitfalls in web applications.
When it comes to an enterprise’s exposure to security vulnerabilities, one could easily argue that its web presence is by far its greatest threat. There are many ways to build vulnerable web applications and a few effective ways to “build them right”. We’ll instrument you to stay on right side of this equation.
Chris Holland leads a small software engineering team at an HR company. Throughout a career spanning more than twenty years, Chris has held Sr. engineering and leadership roles for small and large successful publicly-traded companies such as EarthLink and Internet Brands, serving business models across content, commerce, travel and finance on a wide variety of technology stacks including PHP/LAMP, Java/J2EE and C#/.Net, catering to audiences of over 100 million monthly visitors.